Pontiac High School

  • Pontiac High School serves 697 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the IL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 51%.
  • Pontiac High School operates within the Pontiac Twp Hsd 90 School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 697 students has declined by 11% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 59 teachers has grown by 18% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students697 students
Pontiac High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Pontiac High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers59 teachers
Pontiac High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradePontiac High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
Pontiac High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
n/a
5%
Pontiac High School Asian Students (1990-2010)
Hispanic
8%
25%
Pontiac High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
3%
17%
Pontiac High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
86%
49%
Pontiac High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/an/a
Pontiac High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Pontiac High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsPontiac High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownIL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.250.67
Pontiac High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
33%
52%
Pontiac High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
2%
Pontiac High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2015)

District Comparison

  • Pontiac Twp Hsd 90 School District's student population of 697 students has decreased by 14% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $16,290 is higher than the state average of $16,005. The district revenue/student has grown by 39% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $15,173 is higher than the state average of $14,988. The district spending/student has grown by 31% over four years.
School District NamePontiac Twp Hsd 90 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
3
Number of Students Managed697753
Pontiac Twp Hsd 90 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Raten/a88%
Pontiac Twp Hsd 90 School District Graduation Rate (1994-2002)
District Total Revenue$12 MM$12 MM
Pontiac Twp Hsd 90 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending$11 MM$11 MM
Pontiac Twp Hsd 90 School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student$16,290$16,005
Pontiac Twp Hsd 90 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student$15,173$14,988
Pontiac Twp Hsd 90 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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